Pubs of Manchester

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Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Golden Pint Awards 2010

It's that time of year, the Golden Pint Awards!  For a bit of fun, submit your answers on this blog, on Pencil & Spoon, Beer Reviews, or anywhere you want, so long as you let the beer boffins know.

Best UK Draught Beer - Manchester Bitter (Marble)
Best UK Bottled Beer - Humdinger (Holt's)
Best Overseas Draught Beer - Honkers Ale (Goose Island)
Best Overseas Bottled Beer - Nigerian Foreign Extra Stout (Guinness)
Best Overall Beer - Jaipur (Thornbridge)
Best Pumpclip or Label - Pint (Marble)
Best UK Brewery - Thornbridge
Best Overseas Brewery - Brooklyn
Pub/Bar of the Year - Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Manchester
Beer Festival of the Year - Chorlton Beer Festival, Manchester
Supermarket of the Year - Sainsbury's
Independent Retailer of the Year - Carringtons, Chorlton-cum-Hardy
Online Retailer of the Year - The Whiskey Exchange 
Best Beer Book or Magazine - 'Beer'
Best Beer Blog or Website - Pubs of Manchester Closed Pubs
Best Beer Twitterer - Tyson_Beerhound
Best Brewery Online - Joseph Holt
Food and Beer Pairing of the Year - Manchester Bitter and Bacon Frazzles
In 2011 I’d Most Like To… - Raise a pint to our football club winning a pot
Open Category:  Pub Crawl of the Year - Sheffield The Valley of Beer


  1. Not an online beer retailer but quick mention for "the whisky exchange" seeing as it's a blank at the moment!

    Excellent range of spirits, the better stuff available far cheaper than on the high street.